Electronic Filing (First Appellate District)

Online Form

Please complete the form below and click on the submit button located at the end of the page. Note that your document will not be processed unless areas marked with an asterisk ("*") are completed.

A document that is electronically filed with the court after 11:59 p.m. is deemed to have been filed on the next court day per CRC 8.79 (c).

Case Type*
(Choose one)
Civil Juvenile Dependency
Criminal Juvenile Delinquency
(Choose one)
Case Number*
(Example: A000000.)
Case Name*
(Example: Doe v. Smith)
Name of Party*
(Please indicate the party on whose behalf you are submitting the document.)
Type of Document*
Document Submitted Under Seal*
(For instructions on submitting a document under seal, see Rules 8.45, 8.46 and 8.212)
Not served under seal.

Served under seal.

Document Attachment*

Documents must be a single, text-searchable PDF file, no more than 5 MB in size, and an exact duplicate of the paper copy. Please no spaces or periods in filenames.

Name of Attorney or Self-Represented Party Who Prepared Document*
Bar Number of Attorney
(if applicable)

E-mail Address
Please note that you must provide a valid e-mail address to receive confirmation of the filing of your document.
E-mail Address*
Re-enter E-mail Address*

CC: E-mail Address
(Send a copy of filing to a secondary e-mail address, if needed)
CC: E-mail Address
Re-enter CC: E-mail Address

Terms of Use (PDF)

A document approved for electronic filing with the California Court of Appeal, First Appellate District, may be filed electronically by accepting the terms of use (PDF).

I accept these terms of use (check the box and select "Submit" to proceed).